Thursday April 16
7:00 pm Movie Disruption Withers Hall Room 140
Friday April 17
5:30 pm Private Reception Invitation Only 1911 Building Atrium
Saturday April 18
9:30 am Coffee and Bagels Withers Hall 232A
10:00 am Main Lecture: Climate Science: Whom do you Trust: A Historian's Perspective
Dr. Naomi Oreskes will address Climate Skepticism, the history of Climate Change Science and the attacks upon it.
Following the lecture there will be Q&A and book signing.
Both the Movie and Lecture are free and open to the public, please pre-register.
Withers Hall is located at 101 Lampe Drive, near the intersection of Hillsborough and Horne Streets. Free parking after 5 pm is available on Hillsborough Street or in the North Residence Hall parking lot, located on Hillsborough Street adjacent to Bruegger’s Bagels and in the small lots in front of 1911 and Patterson Hall (see stars on map).
Recommended Reading List
"Playing Dumb on Climate Change." (.pdf) New York Times Jan 4 2015
"A Chronicler of Warnings Denied" (.pdf) Interview with Claudia Dreifus New York Times Oct 27 2014
(2014) The Scientific Consensus on Climate Change: How Do We Know We're Not Wrong? (.pdf) In J. DiMento & P. Doughman, eds. Climate Change: What It Means for Us, Our Children, and Our Grandchildren
The Collapse of Western Civilization: A View from the Future (2014)
Merchants of Doubt: How a Handful of Scientists Obscured the Truth on Issues from Tobacco Smoke to Global Warming (2010)
Kolbert, Elizabeth. The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History (2015)
McKibben, Bill. The Global Warming Reader: A Century of Writing About Climate Change (2012)
Climate Change Reading Groups
Tuesday, April 7th 7:00 p.m.: Cameron Village Regional Library 1930 Clark Ave, Raleigh NC 27605
Facilitator: Dr. Walter Robinson, Professor and Head, Marine, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (MEAS) NC State
Thursday, April 9 7:00 p.m.: West Regional Library 4000 Louis Stephens Dr. Cary, NC 27519
Facilitators: Dr. Karen McNeal, Associate Professor MEAS NC State, and Dr. Anantha Aiyyer, Associate Professor, Director of Undergraduate Programs MEAS NC State
Tuesday April 14 7:00 p.m.: North Regional Library 7009 Harps Mill Rd Raleigh, NC 27615